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A brief introduction to modern Arabic literature

Author: David Tresilian
Publisher: London : Saqi, 2008.
Series: Brief introductions series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This brief introduction offers a unique overview, focusing on development over the last fifty years. It provides a guide to the literary landscape, indicating the major landmarks in the shape of authors, ideas and debates."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tresilian, David.
Brief introduction to modern Arabic literature.
London : Saqi, 2008
(OCoLC)651752431
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Tresilian
ISBN: 9780863564055 0863564054
OCLC Number: 182529096
Description: 184 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: Reading Arabic literature --
The modern element --
The novel and the new poetry --
Occupation and diaspora --
Disillusion and experiment --
The contemporary scene.
Series Title: Brief introductions series.
Responsibility: David Tresilian.

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The second in a series offering insight into Arabic advances in science, culture, and the arts.  Read more...

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